DAVID IN SHADOW AND LIGHT FACT SHEET
LIBERETTO BY: Yehuda Hyman
MUSIC BY: Daniel Hoffman
DIRECTED BY: Nick Olcott
MUSIC DIRECTOR: George Fulginiti-Shakar
CHOREOGRAPHERS: Peter DiMuro and Shula Strassfeld from The Liz Lerman Dance Exchange
ASSISTANT MUSIC DIRECTOR: Derek Bowley
SCENIC DESIGNER: Misha Kachman
LIGHTING DESIGNER: Colin Bills
COSTUME DESIGNER: Reggie Ray
SOUND DESIGNER: Matt Rowe
PUPPET DESIGNER: Kesenya Litvak
PROPERTIES AND MASK DESIGNER: Michelle Elwyn
PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER: Maribeth Chaprnka
ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER: Seth Finkle
PERFORMERS: Will Gartshore, Donna Migliaccio, Matt Pearson, Matthew Anderson, Lawrence Redmond, Bobby Smith, Russell Sunday, Norman Aronovic, Peggy Yates and Carolyn Agan
MUSICIANS: Daniel Hoffman on violin, William Knowles on keyboard, Josh Schwartzman on bass and N. Scott Robinson on percussion
PRESS NIGHT: Sunday, May 18 at 7:30 pm
PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: May 6–June 22, 2008
$25 Sunday Night Special! Every Sunday night at 7:30 pm
$25 Preview Performances: Thursday, May 8 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, May 10 at 8:00 pm, and Sunday, May 11 at 3:00 pm
Pay-What-You-Can Preview Performances: Tuesday, May 6 and Wednesday, May 7 at 7:30 pm
Regular Performance Schedule: Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 8:00 pm, Sunday at 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm
No Performances: Sunday, May 11 at 7:30 pm and Thursday, June 5–Saturday, June 7
Special Noon Matinees: Wednesday, June 4 and Wednesday, June 11 at Noon
LOCATION: Aaron & Cecile Goldman Theater at the Washington DC Jewish Community Center at
1529 16th Street NW in Washington, DC, 4 blocks east of Dupont Circle.
PARKING & METRO: Discounted parking available at Colonial Parking, 1616 P Street NW ($4 when validated at the 16th Street J’s front desk); Limited $5 parking in the Washington DCJCC lot; Limited street parking. Dupont Circle Station RED line.
TICKETS: $15-$55. Box Office Tickets (800) 494-TIXS or boxofficetickets.com.
For groups of 20+ call (202) 777-3214 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tickets for patrons under 25 (limited number): $15 at door/$20 online
Theater J is handicapped accessible and offers assisted listening devices for interested patrons.
High resolution digital images are available upon request. More information about this production is available at (202) 777-3230 or theaterj.org.
Theater J produces thought-provoking, publicly engaged, personal, passionate and entertaining plays and musicals that celebrate the distinctive urban voice and social vision that are part of the Jewish cultural legacy. Acclaimed as one of the nation's premiere playwrights theaters, Theater J presents cutting edge contemporary work alongside spirited revivals and is a nurturing home for the development and production of new work by major writers and emerging artists exploring many of the pressing moral and political issues of our time. Dedicated above all to a pursuit of artistic excellence, Theater J takes its dialogues beyond the stage, offering an array of innovative public discussion forums and outreach programs which explore the theatrical, psychological and social elements of our art. We frequently partner with those of other faiths and communities, stressing the importance of interchange among a great variety of people wishing to take part in frank, humane conversations about conflict and culture.
THEATER J PLAYDATES
On select Thursday night performances of DAVID IN SHADOW AND LIGHT, a savvy crowd gathers for a 7:30 pm show and stays afterward for a soiree with the cast. To purchase tickets, visit www.boxofficetickets.com
or contact (800) 494-TIXS.
May 22: Cast & Culture: Meet the cast and hear about making the play. ($15-45)
June 12: Booze & Schmooze: Our 20’s and 30’s crowd. Beverages and light refreshments included!
($25 with the code “playdate”)